To participate in the Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy a local government needs to Register Commitment.
 A Mayor (or  other appropriate person)  may register on either of the Compact’s partner reporting platforms—carbonn Climate Registry or CDP—or email a letter of intent to
As part of their commitment, cities agree to perform a series of key activities within three years from the date of their commitment. Following this submission, a city will be contacted by the Covenant support team and will receive an official “Commitment” badge to display on local digital or print materials.